Property Information Company
For the purpose of these terms and conditions any reference to ‘PIC’ means Property Information Company Ltd and any search agencies, associates or employees used during the course of legitimate business. Report means any Search or Information prepared in respect of the property. Property means the address or location supplied by the Customer or Client in the Order for the report. The Local Authority means the local authority referred to in the report. Customer means the person, company, partnership or other organisation placing an Order either on their own behalf as a Client, or as an agent for the client. Client means the seller, buyer, potential buyer and lender in respect of the Property who is the intended recipient of the report and has an actual or potential interest in the property. We, us and our are references to PIC Searches. You and Your are references to the Customer. PIC Searches provides information and services relating to Property Searches carried out on properties in England and Wales only. In providing search reports and services PIC Searches will comply with the Search Code. Search requests must be made via our website, by phone or by email. A full postal address and location plan is required for all orders. If no plan is supplied PIC Searches will accept no responsibility for any errors or omissions in the search which result from this. All of PIC Searches’ third party organisations and search agencies work to the same contract and service level agreements and comply with the Search Code. PIC Searches aims to return all search results within ten working days of the order date. However, this may not always be feasible due to appointment systems or other reasons outside of PIC Searches’ control. PIC Searches will not accept liability for any loss, financial or otherwise, incurred by the client, as result of delayed search results. Search reports remain the property of PIC Searches until agreed terms have been fulfilled, for the avoidance of doubt, this includes any payment terms. PIC Searches reserves the right to withhold reports until payment has been received in full. Each search is deemed to be an individual contract governed by English Law and interpreted in accordance with English Law.